Which two mighty powers have, as I was going to tell you, been engaged in a most obstinate war for six-and-thirty moons past.
Of all this the people are well apprised, and understand how far to carry their obstinacy, where their liberty or property is concerned.
But if they still continue obstinate, or offer to raise insurrections, he proceeds to the last remedy, by letting the island drop directly upon their heads, which makes a universal destruction both of houses and men.
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She is an obstinate child who will not follow the family rules.